Bill Stern is an improviser currently living and performing in Chicago, whose comedy roots are based in Austin.
He's also an incredibly charismatic performer that is one of my personal favorites to watch. Bill is a master of getting the audience to buy in...
Normally we break the interview into two sections, but we got so carried away in the first section that we decided to just keep going. We covered a vast number of topics including a revival of the now one year old lost harold discussion with Chris Mckeever drawing on Bill's experience performing at IO Chicago. During the interview Bill ran K.C. and I through an exercise on air that blew our minds out of our butts.
Then to end the show everything went off the rails when I tried to have Bill play a poorly prepared game where he had to sniff out a fake band name from a list of other real band names. By the end of the game I was so amused/embarrassed that I completely lost my composure and became a giggling mess...it was a true tri